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College Towns to Clear Out as Virus Upends Local Businesses

Coronavirus is upending college campuses, as schools including Harvard and Amherst move to online classes and tell most students not to return to campus.School communities will get pinched economically.
-- Janet Lorin, Bloomberg

Our daughter is taking a summer class which was going to cost us $3,800 for room and board (ouch!). Due to the Covid-19 breakout, though, the school has placed their foreign exchange student program on hold, freeing-up hundreds of rooms and cutting our bill in half (bonus!).

-- Scrib